Employees still downloading music, movies: survey

Nearly one in four of file-sharers use company networks, don't think recording industry will come after employers
|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 01/17/2005


mployees are still using the Internet at work to illegally download and swap music and other copyrighted files using peer-to-peer networks.

A survey, conducted by security provider Blue Coat Systems Inc., found that 42 per cent of 300 respondents said they are still using file sharing programs like Kazaa, and 38.6 per cent said they do their file swapping on company networks.